Maria Ressa
Opinion  /  Published 12.10.21

Letters to the editor: India on brink of huge power crisis

Crisis ahead Sir — India is on the brink of a huge power crisis. More than half the country’s plants are on alert for outages after surging electricity demand and a slump in local coal ou...
By The Telegraph

World  /  Published 12.10.21

Duterte congratulates Ressa

Journalists were not being muzzled in the country, he said. It was the first time the Duterte administration has publicly reacted to Ressa’s victory since she won the award on Friday. “Th...
By AP/PTI in Manila

World  /  Published 10.10.21

Under-pressure Rappler thrilled

The young editors and reporters of the Philippine news site Rappler were already busy on Friday. It was the last day candidates could file to run in next year’s elections, and the journalists we...
By Sui-Lee Wee in New York

World  /  Published 10.10.21

Ressa slams Facebook

Nobel Peace Prize winner Maria Ressa used her new prominence to criticise Facebook as a threat to democracy, saying the social media giant fails to protect against the spread of hate and disinformatio...
By Reuters in Manila

India  /  Published 09.10.21

Future Laureate’s India question

Maria Ressa asked me with the concern the hunted alone can convey: “Will Rana Ayyub be safe?” I had run into Ressa, who shares this year’s Nobel Peace Prize with another journalist,...
By R. Rajagopal in Calcutta


World  /  Published 09.10.21

'Dangerous to be journalist'

Maria Ressa said on Friday that her being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize was a recognition of the dangers of being a journalist at a time when freedom of the press was under attack. In an interview, R...
By Sui-Lee Wee in New York

World  /  Published 08.10.21

Nobel: Those who guard freedom

The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2021 to Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov for their efforts to safeguard freedom of expression, which is a precondition for de...
By in Oslo

World  /  Published 02.06.21

Rejected: Cyber libel case against scribe

A Philippine court on Tuesday dismissed a cyber libel case against award-winning journalist Maria Ressa, which was one of several lawsuits against her and news site Rappler, which have put President R...
By Reuters in Manila

World  /  Published 16.12.20

Maria Ressa refuses to budge

Maria Ressa, who heads a Philippine news website known for its tough scrutiny of President Rodrigo Duterte, refused to enter a plea on Tuesday in a second cyber libel case she faces, saying the charge...
By Reuters in Manila

World  /  Published 14.02.19

Manila journalist posts bail after libel arrest

The award-winning head of a Philippine online news site that has aggressively covered President Rodrigo Duterte's administration was freed on bail Thursday after her arrest in a libel case.National Bu...
By AP in Manila


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